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THE MCCLELLAN FAMILY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Make your college dreams a reality.  Scholarships of $500-$1000 to help bridge your financial aid gap are available for talented students who are committed to obtaining a college degree.


To be eligible, your FAFSA expected family contribution (EFC) should be $3000 or less.

 
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2020
SCHOLARSHIP 
RECIPIENTS

We Awarded Two Individual Scholarships in 2020

 

ALEXIS JACKSON

"I am beyond thankful for the assistance and blessing that has been given to me. This scholarship is not only a relief but a push forward into finishing school and looking at my future as a medical school student. Thank you so much, The McClellan Family Foundation, I appreciate this scholarship and the support you have given me!!!"

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DEMIA THOMAS

"Thank you to The McClellan Family Foundation for the $500 scholarship. With these funds, I was able to buy school supplies and books.  I truly appreciate your thoughtfulness and support."

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2019
SCHOLARSHIP 
RECIPIENTS

We Awarded Two Individual Scholarships in 2019

 

JESSICA B.

"Thank you for gifting me with this amazing laptop it has been a lifesaver for me since I’ve been in college. Many of my friends stay at the library till closing due to the fact that they don’t have one which only makes me more grateful. I gravely appreciate the computer it makes life so much easier. Not only as a student but as a future entrepreneur. It’s allowed me to make logos, design business cards and create flyers."

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JAMILA S.

"I just wanted to take a minute and tell you Thank you so much for your generous gift of a brand new laptop for the new school year. In my first semester, I had a class that I had to take online and I had a paper due every week.  Believe me when I say this laptop was a lifesaver, and now it’s part of my everyday life. Thank you!"

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2018
SCHOLARSHIP 
RECIPIENTS

We Awarded Five Individual Scholarships in 2018

 

JOIREAL F.

"With this computer scholarship " I will be able to access the internet anywhere I go . I will always have a way to complete any work that needs to be completed without having to worry about where I will have to go to get my work done."

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EZEKIEL S.

Ezekiel was one of three graduating seniors to receive a $500 scholarship presented at the 2018 ZSummit. "None of this could have happened without the generous support of the McClellan Family Foundation."

ADRIENNE E.

"I greatly appreciate your Scholarship award, and I plan on using these funds for college books and college expenses. Thank you for recognizing my achievements."

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SHALISSA A.

    "This scholarship helps me to move a step closer by providing me financially and mentally with the right tools. With the computer scholarship, it’s one less thing I will have to worry about. Also, receiving it builds my confidence by knowing that I achieved the goal of getting a scholarship."

ZSUMMIT 2018

The McClellan Family Foundation was a proud sponsor of the 2018 ZSummit Workshop. Held at the Illinois Institute of Technology, 200 Chicago students from under-resourced neighborhoods learned about career opportunities and completed workshops on topics such as health, finance and the internet.

Check out the media coverage below!

 
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